Archive for April 3rd, 2020

When It’s Over, Will We Be the Same America?

When It’s Over, Will We Be the Same America?

on April 3, 2020, 6:48 AM / in Opinion

If March shocked this nation as severely as 9/11, what is coming may be even more sobering. “Depend upon it, sir, when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully,” said Samuel Johnson. And as it is with men, so it is with nations. Monday, Dr. Deborah Birx, White House coronavirus response […]

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US Jobless Claims Soar to 6.6 Million

US Jobless Claims Soar to 6.6 Million

on April 3, 2020, 6:39 AM / in National News

The number of unemployment claims soared to 6.6 million during the week ending March 28, according to the Department of Labor data released on Thursday. While the accommodation and food services industries continue to lead the slide, the number of industries affected has grown.

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Amid COVID-19, Trump Deploys Destroyers & Aircraft to Stop Drug Cartels

Amid COVID-19, Trump Deploys Destroyers & Aircraft to Stop Drug Cartels

on April 3, 2020, 6:27 AM / in National News

by  Luis Miguel President Trump announced Wednesday that U.S. military forces are conducting an aggressive “counternarcotics operation” in the Eastern Pacific and Caribbean to “combat the flow of illicit drugs into the United States.” The president and the high-ranking officials accompanying him at the briefing — including Attorney General Bill Barr and Secretary of Defense Mark Esper — said cartels are seeking to […]

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April 3rd in History

April 3rd in History

on April 3, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

April 3 is the 93rd day of the year (94th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 272 days remaining until the end of the year. This date is slightly more likely to fall on a Tuesday, Friday or Sunday (58 in 400 years each) than on Wednesday or Thursday (57), and slightly less likely to occur on a […]

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Quote for Today

Quote for Today

on April 3, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

”Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.” —Abraham Lincoln

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The Blacksmith and the King

The Blacksmith and the King

on April 3, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters.  Colossians 3:23 In 1878, when Scotsman Alexander Mackay arrived in what is now Uganda to serve as a missionary, he first set up a blacksmith forge among a tribe ruled by King Mutesa. Villagers gathered around this stranger who worked with […]

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How to Explain GOD

How to Explain GOD

on April 3, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories, Religion

It was written by an 8-year-old, Danny Dutton of Chula Vista, CA, for his third-grade homework assignment.  The assignment was to explain God.  Wonder if any of us could do as well?” EXPLAIN GOD……. One of God’s main jobs is making people.  He makes them to replace the ones that die, so there will be enough people to take care of […]

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Today’s Picture

Today’s Picture

on April 3, 2020, 6:00 AM / in People

Jane Digby (3 April 1807 – 11 August 1881) was an English aristocrat, famed for her remarkable love life and lifestyle. She had four husbands and many lovers, including King Ludwig I of Bavaria, his son King Otto of Greece, Bohemian nobleman and Austrian statesman Prince Felix of Schwarzenberg, and Greek general Christodoulos Hatzipetros. She died in Damascus, Syria, as the wife of Arab sheikh Medjuel el Mezrab, who was twenty […]

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Why Me Lord?

Why Me Lord?

on April 3, 2020, 6:00 AM / in People, Religion

I had wondered as a young man, as to why should I should suffer disappointment, or sorrow, or tribulation? What have I done that God should send me these trials? Was He displeased with me? I am positive all have these questions. Each day, I learn of someone’s neighbors wife or husband or child has the same cancer that my mother in […]

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